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ATTRACT

Anti-TNF Trial in Rheumatoid Arthritis with cA2 (Chimeric monoclonal antibody) infliximab Treatment. A trial comparing the effects of humanised anti-TNF cA2 (infliximab/Remicade) + methotrexate (MTX) to MTX alone on the progression of rheumatoid arthritis.
Conclusions It works; infliximab patients had retardation or arrest of their rheumatoid arthritis; and improvement (in 39% to 54% of patients) of joint space narrowing and bone erosion, vs progressive damage in control patients treated with MTX alone.

ATTRACT

Rheumatology A clinical trial–Anti-TNF Trial in Rheumatoid Arthritis with CA2 Treatment–which evaluated the effects of humanized anti-TNF–cA2–treatment on Pts with RA. See Remicade®, Rheumatoid arthritis.
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While much of the responsibility for attracting such talent would rest in the hands of UMass Medical School leaders, Worcester could help by providing the facilities and financing advantages needed to support such ground-breaking innovation.
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We knew we wanted to get better at attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse workforce.
Under the leadership of President Bharrat Jagdeo, Guyana is focused on attracting international investment, while committing domestic funds to improving hospitals, schools and other infrastructure projects.
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Its religious center was the now ruined, but nonetheless imposing, Cathedral, attracting thousands of pilgrims every year, but whose prominence soon came under the microscope of the Protestant Reformation.
JAL said it will be focusing on attracting more passengers to its flights originating outside of Japan by using its foreign branches to promote the new deals.
The explanation says that property can be transferred among A, B, C, D, E, F, and H without attracting tax because of the chain of 95-percent beneficial ownership.
Michael Chinery's illustrated book Attracting Wildlife To Your Garden (Collins, pounds 14.99) shows the bird-loving gardener how to go a step further -and turn your garden into a mini nature reserve.
Indonesia has been warned to move faster to improve its investment climate or it will be left farther behind China, India and Vietnam in attracting foreign investment.